Issue #52
July 2018
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Denver is Hosting Its Own LED Specifier Summit!

Already successful in Chicago and Seattle, this one-day conference and product showcase is the region's premier event for networking, education, and hands-on product demos!

Who Should Attend?
Architects
Lighting Designers
Electrical Engineers
Contractors
Interior Designers
Distributors
Energy Consultants
Facility Managers

The MH Companies is Pulling Out All the Stops
for This Event!

Nearly 50% of our lines will be exhibiting at this event! And, the MH Pavilion will take up almost half of the exhibit floor! We can't wait to show you our manufacturers' latest and greatest products!

When the Summit Ends, the Fun Begins!

Immediately following THE BIG SHOW, plan on staying for THE BIG PARTY. We've reserved the parking lot directly across the street from the Colorado Convention Center and will be hosting an exclusive block party for our colleagues. Live music, cocktails, dinner, games, and more will bring a great day to a spectacular close!

Exhibit hall admission is  FREE* and you can get  FREE ADMISSION to all conference sessions by requesting a VIP code from your MH representative prior to registration.

Learn More About the Show
and
Register Today

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* Rates apply to attendees in the position to buy or specify lighting. Free admission available with online registration before the show; $50 admission at the show.

Clint_s Controls Corner Each month, our Lighting Controls Department Manager, Clint Conley, offers insight and advice about lighting controls. Clint, a licensed professional electrical engineer, brings over 15 years of construction, engineering, and lighting controls experience to the table. He takes the often confusing topic of lighting controls, and presents information in a straightforward and concise manner.

With the latest in LED technology and controls systems, dimming is becoming standard practice for most lighting installations. Control and fixture compatibility is essential to correct dimming functionality. Dimming mismatches continue to be problematic on many projects, and are often discovered when all components are installed, leading to rework of either the controls or the fixture components.

In order to avoid problems, it is critical to know the different dimming types, and to check for fixture and controls compatibility before installation. Finding accurate information on the different dimming types and how each works can be frustrating, so MH has developed the following guide to help.


Win a 1TB Portable SSD Drive

This month, The MH Companies and TMS Lighting are giving one lucky winner a 1TB Glyph Atom RAID SSD Portable Hard Drive! The Atom RAID SSD is Glyph's fastest Solid State Drive ever, with speeds of up to 860MB/s, wrapped in a rugged, bus-powered aluminum enclosure that fits in your pocket. The drive is compatible with Thunderbolt 3 and USB 3.0. Maybe you don't need a new portable hard drive. No problem! The winner can choose to receive a $500 Visa gift card instead! Enter today, and you could be joining the list of previous monthly giveaway winners! Yes, people really do win! We have photos and videos to prove it!

Entry deadline is July 31, 2018!

Enter to Win!
Featured Manufacturer:  TMS Lighting
 
TMS Lighting

In 1923, TMS started with a simple idea: to build a light fixture, infuse it with quality, then back it with integrity. This has been the formula that they have stayed faithful to for the past 91 years - the formula of their success. TMS Lighting is driven by its people; they are passionate about lighting, taking great pride in their workmanship and service. Their thinking is progressive; they are always moving toward the future, improving their technology, and developing new products. Their manufacturing facility utilizes both traditional and state-of-the-art equipment to produce traditional and contemporary lighting.

Learn more about TMS Lighting by visiting their website.
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